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What We Heard: Charting a Course for Successful Community Reintegration After Stroke

The Stroke Network of Southeastern conducted a...

People in our region can now receive both emergency and elective intracranial aneurysm coiling procedures closer to home

When an intracranial aneurysm ruptures and bleeds, resulting in a subarachnoid hemorrhage, the mortality rate can be 40% to 50%, with severe morbidity of 10% to 20%.

COVID-19 Stroke Care Resources in use in SEO

Stroke care information for the Public - why to act FAST and call 911


Raising the Bar: Kingston Health Sciences Centre-Kingston General Hospital Site received its Third Accreditation Canada Stroke Distinction Award

KHSC achieved its third Stroke Distinction award!  The 2018 Accreditation Canada Report highlighted many strengths. There were more standards to meet this time round and the results were positive.   KHSC sustained achievement of performance indicator targets despite growing patient volumes. A greater number of criteria were achieved for patient and family education and each of the 14 protocols were demonstrated, an increase from last survey.  KHSC received extremely positive feedback on implementing 24/7 access to Endovascular Thrombectomy across the region.

Kingston Health Sciences Centre offers new life-saving stroke treatment

Teams can remove blood clot from brain of a patient suffering severe stroke

Kingston, ON – October 10, 2017 – A new stroke treatment is now available 24/7 at Kingston Health Sciences Centre (KHSC) and it’s already proving to be a game changer for some patients. 

Acute Stroke Care Interim Report Shows Drop in Mortality Rates

Perth and Smiths Falls District Hospital and Brockville General Hospital have worked together to improve outcomes for stroke survivors.


Canadian Stroke Congress 2016 - Southeast Participation

The Stroke Network of Southeastern Ontario delivered several poster presenttaions at the 2016 Canadian Stroke Congress in Quebec City.  Please see the links below:


Acute Stroke Care in Lanark Leeds & Grenville Counties

Beginning on May 2, 2016 Stroke Survivors in Lanark, Leeds and Grenville counties have access to specialized stroke care at the Acute Stroke Unit in Brockville through the partnership of Perth and...